Monthly Archives: May 2006

(634)  HAPPY 300th, EDINBURGH LAW SCHOOL

Edinburgh University marked the tercentenary of the establishment of its first chair in Law – the Chair of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations – with a special graduation ceremony in the university’s McEwan Hall on Saturday … Continue reading

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(633)  SECOND CONVICTION FOR KNOWINGLY INFECTING PARTNER WITH HIV

Giovanni Mola, a 38-year old man from Edinburgh, became the second person in Scotland to be convicted of the crime of knowingly infecting a sexual partner with HIV and Hepatitis C when found guilty of the offence by a majority … Continue reading

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(632)  NAKED RAMBLER LATEST

Our uncertainty about the current whereabouts of the Naked Rambler was ended by the information that he remains in Saughton prison in Edinburgh.  However appeals against some of his convictions for contempt of court are due to be heard by … Continue reading

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(631)  IT TOLLS FOR THEE

  The Scotsman for 3 February 2007 reports that a Glasgow seafood grill and cocktail bar called Hemingway’s, opened in June 2006 (and recommended by sources close to Scots Law News), has been forced to change its name after threats … Continue reading

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